September

Emma Elementary School
School Improvement Team
Monday, September 18, 2017

 Members 

 Y       Jeremy Stowe                    Principal
 N  Carla Shipman  Assistant Principal
 Y  Debbie Hinson  K Grade Teacher
 Y  Shirley Young  First Grade Teacher
 N  Kim Dotson  Second Grade Teacher
 Y  Cara Pollard  Third Grade Teacher
 N  Karen Whitten   Fourth Grade Teacher
 N  Leslie Tritle  Assistant
 Y  Anita Lovejoy  ESL Teacher
 N  Andrea Golden    Parent
 Y  Tonya Deweese   Title I
 Y  Elizabeth Walton        Counselor
 N  Courtney Hickman   Specialists
 N  Virginia Edwards   Special Ed

  Agenda

  1. New members/reps and nominations
  2. Progress report for 16/17
  3. SIT PDP Goal for Certified Staff 17/18
  4. Title 1
  5. School Homework Policy



Minutes

  • New members/reps and nominations: Welcome to our new SIT representatives Virginia Edwards, Courtney Hickman, Carla Shipman, Leslie Tritle, and Karen Whitten. Mr. Stowe is looking for a parent representative for our SIT. If you have a parent nomination for the SIT please give the name to Mr. Stowe.

 

  • Progress report for 16/17: Mr. Stowe shared the end of the year progress report with the team. We had several celebrations in our reports. We are growing our kids! Keep up the good work!

 

  • SIT PDP Goal for Certified Staff 17/18:  SIT approved the use of two school wide goals.  1) is a Leader in Me Goal, 2) is a generic ELA and Math growth goal. 

 

 

Goal

Activities

Expected Outcomes

Resources Needed

Timeline

To Learn the core principles of ‘The Leader in Me’ and integrate these principles throughout the entire school.

Attend summer 7 habits trainings and all follow up sessions

Increase student achievement

 

Decrease student behavior concerns

TLIM trainings and Lighthouse team support

June 2018

Reading

Or

Math

Instructional Goal

 

 

 

 

 

  • Title 1:

A. Title I Audit- The Title I Audit will happen on Thursday, September 28. We will have visitors at Emma from 9:00 until 9:45. Mrs. Ruiz ,Mr. Stowe, Mrs. Deweese, and Mrs. Hinson will go to central office for the interview portion of the audit.

B. Parent Nights: Cougar Night will be called Family Literacy Night for K-4. It will be held on Thursday, October 19 from 5:30-7:00. Mrs. Deweese will send out more details to grade levels soon. Family Math Night will be on November 16 from 5:30-6:30. Parent events will now require an exit ticket for parents. Mrs. Deweese will make a generic one for each grade level to use.  In December, there will be a reading and math night make up session for parents.

C. Title I Policy and Plan: SIT revised our Title I Policy and Plan for the 2017-2018 school year. Both were approved by the team.

 

  • School Homework Policy: The team decided to table this discussion until our next meeting. Grade level chairs will discuss the homework policy with their teams.

 

Meeting Commenced at____3:20____

 

Minutes from last meeting approved:   _____X__Yes ________No

 

Next Meeting: October 10, 2017 at 7:00 AM